IMR Press / EJGO / Volume 24 / Issue 3-4 / pii/2003175

European Journal of Gynaecological Oncology (EJGO) is published by IMR Press from Volume 40 Issue 1 (2019). Previous articles were published by another publisher on a subscription basis, and they are hosted by IMR Press on as a courtesy and upon agreement with S.O.G.

Case Report

Breast cancer metastatic to uterine leiomyosarcoma. A case report and review of the literature

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1 Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Sao Paulo University School of Medicine, Brazil
2 Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Campinas, Brazil
3 Department of Pathology, Sao Paulo University School of Medicine, Brazil
Eur. J. Gynaecol. Oncol. 2003, 24(3-4), 334–336;
Published: 10 June 2003

An unusual case of breast cancer metastatic to leiomyosarcoma of the uterus is reported. The patient had multiple metastases from the breast carcinoma and presented a pelvic mass in its evolution. A laparotomy with total hysterectomy and bilateral oophorectomy was performed to give pain relief. A review of the world literature about these uncommon sites of breast metastases is presented.

Breast cancer
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